Did you know that in the state of Victoria alone, 13,903 people listed themselves as real estate agents in the last census? This figure was the reported figure according to the Australian Bureau of Statistics’ (ABS) last census data. The number of agents includes people who list themselves as Business Brokers, Property Managers or Principals, Real Estate Agents or Real Estate Representatives.
Within the state of Victoria, these 13,903 agents are employed across 6,955 businesses. This is close to 20% of the total of Australian Real Estate businesses as recorded in the 2013 Real Estate Business Survey conducted by the ABS.